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German police to begin making 3D-printed guns to test effectiveness

The 3D-printed gun may find its most robust testing program in the German police force.<p>When asked by Germany's Left Party in parliament whether 3D-printed weapons were a legitimate concern, the Federal Criminal Police, known as the Bundeskriminalamt, or the BKA, said it had purchased a 3D printer …

Wales

Classic Coupes: 7 Sleek Rides of the 1920s and 30s

"Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles," an exhibition at Nashville's Frist Center for the Visual Arts, opened last month and will continue through Sept. 15. The collection showcases custom and one-of-a-kind classic cars made from 1929 to 1941, a time when<p>"Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles," an …

Classic Cars

Apple could be planning enhanced TV service with ad skipping

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Apple’s talks with big cable over a comprehensive TV service seem to be back in motion, as former <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reporter …

A Ginormous House Built for Entertaining by Art Arquitectos

Casa LC is a house located in Mexico City designed by Antonio Rueda of Art Arquitectos. The massive residence is 2,000 square meters, which equals …

Derek Jeter Returns to Ovation, Singles in First at-Bat, No Bob Sheppard Intro

The Captain has returned.<p>Derek Jeter, batting his in his customary No. 2 spot in the Yankees batting order, arrived back to the Bronx this afternoon, just in time for a matinee against the Kansas City Royals.<p>Link to Media<p>Before reaching base on an infield single against Royals right-handed pitcher …

Kansas City Royals

Andrew Bynum to Cavaliers: Cleveland Signs Star Center to 2-Year Deal

The most polarizing big man on the NBA market not named Dwight Howard has found a new home.<p>According to a report by ESPN's Chris Broussard, Andrew Bynum and the Cleveland Cavaliers agreed to a deal on Wednesday:<p>FOX Sports' Sam Amico confirmed the report:<p>Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski shared some …

Basketball

Kobe Bryant: No snags expected

Kobe Bryant told ESPNLosAngeles.com on Wednesday that he fully intends to retire as a Laker someday and doesn't believe there will be any problem …

Windows 8.1 Will Be Made Available to PC Makers in Late August

Microsoft said Monday that its forthcoming update to Windows 8 will be ready for PC makers by late August in order to ensure that holiday PCs will …

Wimbledon in numbers: IBM breaks down the tweets

An analysis of all Wimbledon-related tweets during the Championship by IBM have yielded some fairly expected results:<p>• Andy Murray proved to be the …

Android still leads in U.S., but iOS grows stronger

Android remains the top dog for U.S. smartphone sales, though Apple's iOS is creeping up.<p>Google's mobile OS took home 52 percent of all U.S. smartphone sales from March through April, showing little gain from the same period last year, Kantar said on Monday.<p>At the same time, iOS grabbed 41.9 …

Mobile

LG teases G2, an Android phone with Qualcomm’s fastest superchip

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>The race for phones with Qualcomm’s(s qcom) best mobile chip is on and it appears that LG will cross the finish line on Aug. …

Percy Harvin impressed with fellow Seahawks receivers

Seattle opted to exchange their 2013 1st-round pick for a player that's already proven his merit in the NFL. He thinks that his new teammates are also quite impressive.<p>The Seattle Seahawks are banking on Percy Harvin being healthy and productive, and also hopefully putting them over the top toward …

Mike Adams injury: Phillies reliever likely out for the season

Three tears in his throwing shoulder have brought Adams' season to an end.<p>The 2013 season is ending early for Philadelphia Phillies reliever Mike Adams. The veteran right-hander has three tears in his throwing throwing shoulder -- two in his surgically repaired labrum and one in his rotator cuff -- …

Tsonga and Azarenka among seven to pull out of Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON 2013<p><b>Seven players have been forced to pull out of Wimbledon on Wednesday in the most injury-hit second round in the competition's history.</b><p>Women's second seed <b>Victoria Azarenka</b> and men's sixth seed <b>Jo-Wilfried Tsonga</b> were among those who withdrew.<p>Organisers rejected Azarenka's claims that …

Three-Story Tree House is a Dream Backyard Getaway

A modern three-level treehouse with a pitched roof perches on the remaining branches of a Dutch elm tree as a unique getaway on a family camping …

The Time You Have (In Jelly Beans) | Colossal

<p>In a poignant new video, online performance artist Ze Frank physically illustrates how most people spend the majority of their life using jelly …

Ken Duke wins the 2013 Travelers Championship

It took two playoff holes, but Ken Duke finally has a win on the PGA Tour.<p>Ken Duke is the winner of the 2013 Travelers Championship, defeating Chris Stroud on a two-hole playoff. It's his first-ever victory on the PGA Tour.<p>Duke appeared to have the win in hand after 18 holes, shooting a 4-under 66 …

Secret warrant used to access WikiLeaks volunteer's Gmail account

Newly revealed court documents from the Justice department's investigation of WikiLeaks show that the government issued a secret search warrant to Google in order to access all of the email belonging to Herbert Snorrason. He had "helped managed WikiLeaks' secure chat room in 2010," <i>Wired</i> reports, …

Roger Federer knows no fear at Wimbledon despite toughest of draws

Roger Federer is like Neil Young's Hurricane. There's calm in his eyes. And, as he reaches for an improbable eighth Wimbledon title 10 years after …

Court clerk: No arrest warrant issued for Aaron Hernandez

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. -- As Aaron Hernandez settled into his home Friday after meeting all day with his attorneys, no arrest warrant had been issued for the New England Patriots tight end as a homicide investigation continues to swirl around him.<p>WBZ NewsRadio 1030, a CBS affiliate in Boston, …

Chicago Blackhawks And Boston Bruins Set A New Stanley Cup TV Ratings Record

The Stanley Cup final still has at least two games to go, but it’s already drawing a record television audience. Ratings for the first four games of the series between the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins show the NBC telecasts are the most-watched Stanley Cup final since The Nielsen Company …

The new Aston Martin V12 Vantage has been priced from $184,995. Did we mention that's about $130,000 more than the new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51, and it's only 0.1 seconds faster 0-60 mph? More -> http://bit.ly/105KTpG

80,000 Bees “3-D Print” A Dewar’s Bottle Out of Honeycomb

We’ve seen some fascinating experiments in bio-design–like this MIT project that had thousands of silkworms building a domed structure.<p>This instance of bio-digitial fabrication is a little more commercial–and sweeter.<p>To celebrate the launch of its new Highlander Honey whiskey, Dewar’s has rallied …

Samsung's Ativ Q is a Windows laptop and an Android tablet in one insanely high-res package

Samsung's famous for launching every type of device under the sun, but this time it's crammed them all into a single package. The company's just announced the Ativ Q, a dual-booting device that runs both Windows 8 and Android 4.2.2 inside a 13.3-inch convertible laptop package. The most impressive …

Design Miami/Basel 2013: Resting Upon Imagination

Design Miami/Basel houses the extraordinary. Objects as ordinary as a chair, and as everyday as a bench to sit upon, wow at this annual celebration of collectible design. With deft artistry, designers re-envision the structure and function of day-to-day living across furniture and housewares. From …

This Is What Our Grocery Shelves Would Look Like Without Bees

A Whole Foods store in Rhode Island made it crystal clear to customers how their favorite fruits and vegetables depend on bees.<p>Last winter’s so-called Beepocalypse ravaged U.S. bee colonies like nothing that had come before. The country’s beekeepers reported that 31.1% of their colonies perished in …

Concerto for Birds, Moscow by Jared Lim Photographer (r)

Our Perfect Vesper, In the Gloaming

<b>Sponsored content:</b><p>For the summer season, a Vesper cocktail—kin to the classic martini—provides enough potent refreshment to keep the dog days away. Born of the imagination that brought James Bond into the world, the Vesper pairs vodka with gin. Both blend well while embracing the light wine …